twopence

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

two·pence

noun \ˈtə-pən(t)s, US also ˈtü-ˌpen(t)s\

: the sum of two pence

Full Definition of TWOPENCE

1
:  the sum of two British pennies
2
plural twopence or two·pen·ces :  a coin worth twopence

Variants of TWOPENCE

two·pence or tup·pence \ˈtə-pən(t)s\

First Known Use of TWOPENCE

15th century

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